Honor Mission Gary Eugene Hardman , Veteran USA – , Vietnam Parkersburg, West Virginia – 05-27-21

Honor Mission Gary Eugene Hardman , Veteran USA - , Vietnam Parkersburg, West Virginia - 05-27-21

May 27, 2021

The Patriot Guard Riders have been invited to stand in silent Honor and Respect for Gary Eugene Hardman, 74 U S Army Vietnam Veteran for his final services on Thursday, 27 May 2021. Gary went to be with the Lord on Sunday 23 May 2021.

Gary retired from Cytek (American Cyanamid) as a Maintenance Supervisor with over 32 years of service. He was a U. S. Army veteran and served in the Vietnam War, achieving the National Defense, Vietnam Service, Republic of Vietnam Campaign, Army Sharpshooter and Marksmanship Medals. He was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed hunting and camping and was a Harley Guy. Gary was a lifetime member of the VFW 8127 and Baptist by faith.

Early weather forecast is for temperatures in the upper 80’s with a 90% chance of sunshine. Please dress and travel accordingly.
Won’t you join us as we say, “Thank You” and “God Speed” to another of our native sons who willingly gave of his time and effort to defend your freedom and liberties.
Please remember the restrictions in place for Covid-19.


Staging Time: 12:00

Leavitt Funeral Services and Crematory - Parkersburg
403 7th Street

Parkersburg, West Virginia 26101


Ride Captain:

Carl Spade


Special Instructions:

Staging: 12:00 PM
Ride Briefing 12:15 PM
Flag Line NLT 12:30 PM

Funeral services will be Thursday May 27 1:00 PM at the Leavitt Funeral Home, Parkersburg with Pastor Frank Miller officiating. At the conclusion of services, flag line will be set for Gary's dignified transfer to the hearse for his final journey. Interment will follow at Shiloh Cemetery

Flags & Water:

Flags will not be provided

If you have large bike flags, please bring them.

Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.


Susan Whitlatch

WVPGR Asst. State Captain

WV Senior Ride Captain


Leavitt Funeral Services and Crematory
403 7th Street
Parkersburg, WV 26101

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